Queensland Two day EDGE Workshop
ECGs, Arrhythmias, Paediatrics, Obstetrics, Suturing, Plastering, Bedside Ultrasound
Choose the Training You Need
The workshop has concurrent sessions allowing you to choose your training. The workshop is designed for GPs, Training MOs, ED MOs, Nurses, Paramedics and Students
Join us for this exciting two day workshop that will allow you the opportunity to learn / develop your wound management skills (including suturing techniques), plastering skills for managing fractures, ECG interpretation, diagnosis and management of cardiac arrhythmias, management of the sick child and be able to manage common obstetric and gynaecological emergencies.
The bedside ultrasound workshop is for MOs, Nurses, Paramedics and Student and has been especially designed to introduce you to the core skills needed for clinical practice including how to use the ultrasound for IV access and other clinical procedures. The ultrasound workshop assumes no pre-existing knowledge of ultrasound and is a great way to discover the possibilities of ultrasound in your clinical setting.
The course is delivered using concurrent sessions. Participants select FOUR of the following areas of learning in the two day workshop. Each topic is delivered in a half day session.
Diagnosis / Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
Obstetric and Gynaecologic Emergencies
Wound management including suturing
Application of Plaster casts for fractures
Bedside Ultrasound : FAST, US guided IV access / Procedures
Bedside Ultrasound for Nurses and Paramedics
The multidisciplinary teaching team include an Emergency Physician, Rural GP Obstetrician, US Sonographer, Nurse Practitioner and Clinical Nurse Consultant. Members of the the teaching team have wide experience in the areas of emergency medicine, rural based acute care, clinical education and training and bedside ultrasound.
Facilitators : Dr Peter Stuart, Dr Steve Napoli, Ms Jo Douglas, Mr Jason Walters, Mr Shannon Hill
Brisbane : 9pm - 5pm, October 10th - 11th 2019
Gold Coast : 9pm - 5pm, October 31st - November 1st 2019
Venues / Course Dates
Brisbane (October 10th - 11th) : Brisbane International Hotel, Boondall
Gold Coast (Oct 31st - Nov 1st) : Crowne Plaza, Surfers Paradise
Course Cost: $990. Early bird discount : $841.50 (before August 31st)
Accreditation : RACGP, ACRRM
CPD Certification : 12 hours of CPD
Contact : Nikki Crichton, LearnEM Program Coordinator
Phone: (08) 7226 8225